RISING STARS NEWS ARCHIVES!

April 2, 2012 - Practice sched for this week:

- - - - - ALL TEAMS
- - - - - Tue - LBJ 6pm
- - - - - Wed - LBJ 6pm - Fundraising packets to be distributed.

   

March 29, 2012 - Our very own Rising Star 2013 G Dorian Parks (Austin HS) has been nominated for MaxPreps.com's basketball "Play of the Year". Click on the button below and vote for Dorians play to be the "Play of the Year"!!!!! You can see his play is the second to top in the right corner of the MaxMadness bracket.

   

March 29, 2012 - Practice today 7:30pm WW. Team 2017 & Team 2013 Elite.

   

March 28, 2012 - Practice today 6pm LBJ. ALL TEAMS!

   

March 28, 2012 - Many of our Rising Stars listed in the Austin American Statesman Central Texas All District!

15-5A
- Patrick Strake - Offensive Player of the Year & 1st Team All District
- Dorian Parks - 2nd Team All District
- Loinel Hollins - 2nd Team All District

16-4A
- De'Andre Davis - Newcomer of the Year & 3rd Team All District (click here for article)

26-4A
- Ethan Gilbert - 1st Team All District

27-4A
- De'Andre Carson - 1st Team All District

CONGRATULATIONS BOYS!!! KEEP UP THE HARDWORK!!!

(click here for full article)

   

March 27, 2012 - All practices for tonight have been canceled due to the STAAR testing. GOOD LUCK TO ALL OUR STUDENT ATHLETES!

   

March 26, 2012 - Practice Schedule for week of March 26th:

Team 2020 - Tue & Wed 6pm LBJ
5/6th Grade Team - Tue & Wed 6pm LBJ
Team 2018 - Tue & Wed 6pm LBJ
Team 2017 - Mon 7pm Akins, Wed 6pm LBJ, Thur 7:30 Westwood
Team 2014 - Mon 7pm Akins & Wed 6pm LBJ
Team 2013 - Mon 7pm Akins & Wed 6pm LBJ
Team 2013 Elite - Wed 6pm LBJ & Thur 7:30 Westwood

   

March 25, 2012 - Rising Star 2014 G De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) earns Austin American Statesman "All Central Texas" Third Team with 18.9 points and 7.2 RB's per game! GREAT JOB DE'ANDRE! (click here for article)

   

March 24, 2012 - Rising Stars are on the scene at the Texas Gym Rats Battle of the Riverwalk in San Antonio! Going into Sundays bracket play...

- Team 2020: 1 - 1

- 5/6th Grade: 0-2
- Team 2014: 1-1
- Team 2013: 0-2
- Team 2013 Elite: 2-0

LETS GO STARS!!!

   

March 22, 2012 - On an off weekend from his home team, our very own 6-10" Dominic Woodson helps Texas Pro go 2-0 in the Spring Ice Breaker in Houston last weekend! (click here for article & video)

   

March 15, 2012 - Practice today 6pm LBJ. Any remaining registration forms are due TONIGHT!

   

March 10, 2012 - Exciting day! 3 of our teams take to the hardwood for the start of the AAU season. LETS GO STARS!!!!

2020 (4th Grade)
GAME1 Sat 03/10 9:00am vs CCYA Tigers Akins High School Gym1 GAME2 Sat 03/10 4:40pm vs Capital City Ballers @ Akins Gym2

2017 (7th Grade)
GAME1 Sat 03/10 11:15am vs. Next Level Raiders (8th Grade) @ Travis High School
GAME2 Sat 03/10 03:30pm vs. Parish Scrubs @ Travis High School
GAME3 Sat 03/10 07:55pm vs. CCYA Tigers @ Travis High School

2013 Elite
GAME1 Sat 03/10 1:25pm vs ATX Lockdown @ Akins Gym1
GAME2 Sat 03/10 3:25pm vs Hardwork @ Akins Gym1

   

February 18, 2012 - Rising Stars Team 2017 (7th Grade) enjoy CiCi's after back to back wins at The Hoops Classic in Houstin. Stars post up Saturday wins vs Str8Ballers & Texas Dream Team Blue.

   

February 18, 2012 - SAVE THE DATE! Try-outs for grades 4th through 11th for the spring/summer AAU season to be held on February 26th. at Akins High School from 4:30-7pm. Try-out fee of $5.00 to cover gym rental. (click image below for flyer & waiver)

   

February 14, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 F Patrick Strake (Austin HS) battled it out in a tough loss to Westlake with 28 impressive points.

   

February 7, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 F Ethan Gilbert (LBJ HS) puts up 22 points and 14 rebounds in a 75-33 win over Reagan at the Delco Center.

   

February 10, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 F Patrick Strake (Austin HS) scores 22 points with 2 crowd pleasing dunks in a win over Akins. Rising Star 2013 G Dorian Parks adds 13 points, 3 steals & 7 assist.

   

February 10, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 PG De'andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) scores 27 points vs Manor.

   

February 10, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 PG De'andre Carson (Lehman HS) scores 24 points in a win over Schert Clements.

   

February 10, 2012 - Rising Star 2014 G Carl Austin III (Austin St. Stephens) averages 18ppg at the Southwestern Prep Conference this past weekend in Houston.

   

February 10, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 F Ethan Gilbert (LBJ HS) adds 14 points, 10 rebounds & 2 steals in a 94 - 64 win over Lanier for the district championship!

   

February 10, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 C Dominic Woodson (Vermont Academy) interviews w/ Cox Sports Online. (click here for video)

   

February 14, 2012 - Rising Stars making their presence known on Central Texas rankings (via Austin American Statesman).

- 2013 PG De'Andre Carson (Lehman Ridge HS) 2nd in scoring (19.1ppg), 7th in assist (3.9pg), & 1st in steals (3.4pg)

- 2014 PG De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) 3rd in points (18.9ppg), 6th in assist (4.1pg), 6th in rebounds (7.2pg) & 9th in steals 2.3pg)

(click here for full stats)

   

February 14, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 PG De'Andre Carson (Lehman HS) hits 20 points in a win over Lockhart.

   

February 3, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 PG De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) puts up 34pts in a 85-83 win over Hendrickson.

   

February 1, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 PG De'Andre Carson (Lehman HS) hit 38pts in a win over Smithson Valley.

   

February 1, 2012 - Rising Star 2013 PG De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) puts up 26pts & 11rbs in a very close lose to Hutto.

   

February 1, 2012 - Watch Rising Star 2013 C Dominic Woodson (Vermont Academy) play in the 14th Annual National Prep School Invitational.(click here for live streaming)

   

January 25, 2012 - Other Big 12 teams taking notice. UT to watch 2013 PG De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) practice.

   

January 25, 2012 - Rising Stars keep rising. (click here for article).

   

January 25, 2012 - 2017 Rising Star PG Clayton Austin (Four Points MS) lead his team w/17 pts in a win over Henry Hawks. The undefeated Four Points Falcons feature a Rising Stars Trifecta of Clayton Austin, Kenan Lockhart and Alex Fernades. Come watch this Triple Threat take on Benold Middle school for the district championship Monday January 30th 6:30pm @ Benold! (click here for article).

   

January 25, 2012 - 2014 Rising Star PG De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) scores 28 points in a close lose to Bastrop.

   

January 25, 2012 - 2013 Rising Star F Patrick Strake (Austin HS) scores 38 points in a victory over fellow 2013 Rising Star F Lionel Hollins (Akins HS). Hollins had 10 points and 11 rebounds in the contest.

   

January 25, 2012 - 2013 Rising Star F Ethan Gilbert (LBJ) with 16pts, 4rbs & 5stls in a win over Eastside Memorial High School.

   

January 23, 2012 - SAVE THE DATE! Try-outs for grades 4th through 11th for the spring/summer AAU season to be held on February 26th. Location to be advised. Try-out fee of $5.00 to cover gym rental.

   

January 9, 2012 - Great article and video on Rising Star 6-10" C Dominic Woodson (Vermont Academy) (click here for article).

   
January 4, 2012 - 2017 Rising Star PG Clayton Austin (Four Points MS) puts up an impressive 20pts vs Canyon Ridge.
   
January 3, 2012 - 2014 Rising Star PG De'Andre Davis (Cedar Ridge HS) scores 31 pts vs Hendrickson in a victory for district play.
   
December 28, 2011 - 2013 Rising Star PG De'Andre Carson (Lehman HS) receives All Tournament honors at the Sinton Rotary Classic and puts up an impressive 34pts in the Consolation game vs Rockport Fulton. The Lehman Lobo's end up going 3-1 winning the Silver Bracket. GREAT JOB DE'ANDRE!!!
   
December 18, 2011 - Boys 7th Grade take 2nd in Hoop Zone Tourney. GREAT JOB BOYS!!! Boys 4/5th grade also make an impressive showing going 2-2 against some pretty big boys. Boys 6th grade is coming together and working hard.
   
December 17, 2011 - New England Recruiting Report’s Adam Finkelstein recently caught up with 2013 Rising Star C Dominic Woodson (Vermont Academy) & his coach, Jesse Bopp. (view video)
   
December 9, 2011 - ‎2013 Rising Stars Ethan Gilbert (LBJ) along with Dorian Parks (Austin HS) and Patrick Strake (Austin HS) as well as 2014 Ross Newman (Anderson HS) are helping their respective schools in Central Texas Rankings (click here for article).
   
December 3, 2011 - Boys 4/5th Grade team & 6th grade team at it this weekend in the Four Points Fall Tournament at Vandergrift. GO STARS!!!
   
December 3, 2011 - Boys 4/5th Grade team & 6th grade team at it this weekend in the Four Points Fall Tournament at Vandergrift. GO STARS!!!
   
December 2, 2011 - Great article on our very own 2013 Rising Star PG De'Andre
Carson
(Lehman HS)! (click here for article)
   
December 2, 2011 - 2013 Rising Star C Dominic Woodson (Vermont Academy) ranks #14 on ESPN on Top 50 Midlands Recruits (click here for article)
   
November 20, 2011 - 2013 Rising Star Dorian Parks (Austin HS) put up 21pts, including a buzzer beater 3, to win the game vs Ennis. 2013 F Patrick Strake (Austin HS) adds an impressive 27pts. Both are named "All Tournament".
   
April 11, 2011 - Read about Rising Stars Alum Zach Graham (St. Edwards University) and his love for the Pittsburgh Steelers. (click here for article)
   
March 29, 2011 - CONGRATS to 2011 Rising Stars Malcolm Canada (Akins HS) & Yolonzo Moore II (Akins /HS) for making the Dennis Johnson Memorial High School All-Star Classic!!! (click here for article)
   
March 24, 2011 - 2013 Rising Star C Dominic Woodson named Central Texas Newcomer of the Year (click here for article)
   
March 13, 2011 - Fab Five Viewing Party at Homefield Grill
   
January 21, 2011 - Malcolm Canada & Yolonzo Moore with a great game vs Del Valle (read more)
   
December 13, 2010 - Yolonzo Moore "Faces off the Field" (click for article)
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